Water.org with Great Sadness Announces the Passing of Dr. Babar Kabir

Jan 16, 2016, 21:29 ET from Water.org

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- We lost a global leader, a passionate advocate for those in need and an influential force within the water, sanitation and microfinance sectors. Dr. Babar Kabir dedicated his life to changing the lives of others.

Babar was an outstanding leader and colleague at Water.org as Country Director in Bangladesh; always a valued professional, a collaborative colleague, Babar was a good friend to all who knew and worked with him.

We are grateful and honored we had the opportunity to work alongside Babar and share part of his amazing life journey. We join his family in mourning the loss of our friend and colleague. Babar, may you rest in peace.

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Link to Dr. Babar Kabir Bangladesh Country Director, Water.org: http://water.org/about/staff/babar-kabir/

CONTACT: Rosemary Gudelj, 816-877-8461, rgudelj@water.org

SOURCE Water.org